Meet our board-certified OB/GYN physicians, midwives, and advanced practitioners, and find a specialist in your area for comprehensive care in preventing, diagnosing, and treating women’s health issues.
- Annual Exams
- Contraception Options
- Fertility Planning
- Pregnancy Management and Delivery
- Postpartum Care
- Prenatal Care
- Abnormal PAP Smears and HPV
- Abnormal Bleeding
- Cramps & Pelvic Pain
- Cycle Irregularities
- Pediatric Gynecology
- Pelvic Organ Prolapse
- Urinary Incontinence
- Vaginal Infection
- Menopausal Lifecycle Care
- Natural Treatments
About Kristen Head
Dr. Head received her undergraduate degree in Microbiology from Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana. Once completing her medical degree from Indiana University, she moved to Denver to do a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Exempla St. Joseph Hospital. In 2008, she began practicing with The Women’s Health Group in Thornton. She strongly believes that healthcare is a partnership between a patient and her physician. Dr. Head focuses on all aspects of Obstetrics and Gynecology, especially High-Risk Obstetrics, infertility, menstrual irregularities, and menopause. She is trained in minimally invasive surgery and in-office procedures to ensure faster patient recovery.
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What Makes Colorado home to you?
The Colorado mindset of being active outdoors year-round.
What are your passions outside work?
Health and fitness, being active with my kids.
Why did you become an OB/GYN?
I became on OB/GYN to work with women throughout their full life-span. Women’s health care is often neglected in society and it affects more than 50% of the population. I wanted to be able to help women with significant issues that can impact their quality of life.
What in your career are you most proud about?
I am lucky that I have the opportunity to make a difference in people’s lives. I don’t underestimate that responsibility.
What is the most important part of your job?
The most important part of my job is listening to patients. They need to be heard and understood before treatment can begin. Creating an atmosphere of partnership is necessary in a doctor/patient relationship.
- Fellow in the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists